Acute Renal Failure in Diabetics

  • A. Grenfell
Part of the Topics in Renal Medicine book series (TIRM, volume 6)


Acute renal failure in the patient with diabetes is uncommon and has the same etiology as in the nondiabetic. However, hypovolemia, sepsis, and a background of chronic renal disease make the diabetic particularly susceptible to the development of acute renal failure.


Diabetic Nephropathy Acute Renal Failure Diabetic Ketoacidosis Insulin Requirement Urinary Tract Obstruction 
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